Question about DeLonghi EAM3400 Espresso Machine

Open Question

Magnifica EAM3400 dispenses water out of steam wand instead of bewing coffee

When I brew coffee, the beans grind and it sounds like its brewing, but plain water comes out of the steam wand instead of brewing coffee.

Posted by Anonymous on

4 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

mnwarfield10
  • 452 Answers

SOURCE: The machine is making strange noises when grinding

when first started up turn the steam valve open to get out air ... job done i hope or you need it repaired ... bsc appliances 07779933829 we repair via postal service anywere .

Posted on Feb 27, 2011

mnwarfield10
  • 452 Answers

SOURCE: Will not brew expresso, the water goes into the

you need it stripped down .. serviced and tested ..

Posted on Feb 28, 2011

taran_2005
  • 10515 Answers

SOURCE: I have a Delonghi Magnifica EAM3200 Expresso and

Hi,

The hot water dispensers in units such as yours are controlled by solenoids.
The unit then senses that there is something wrong, as there is no water flowing. This tells the control card that the water system needs to be primed/purged of air.

What you will need to do is access the interior of the unit and locate the solenoid that is at fault.
I am sorry but there is no information available to help you do this repair. Apparently DeLonghi wants you to take your unit to one of their authorized service centers so that they can charge you too much to fix it.

There is a consolation though. They will sell you the parts to repair it. You will have to call the 800 number in your owners manual, and know what part it is that you need.

I called them just a few minuets ago and they actually were helpful. But as I am not the owner they would not tell me the part number or anything more than they did have the part in stock. They wouldn't even tell me if it was actually a solenoid. Just that they were familiar with the part and it was in stock. You should not have the same brick wall to knock down as you are the owner of their product.

At this time DeLonghi is still maintaining propriety over the service manuals for this unit if any even exist. There are people like myself that don't need a manual to repair units like your espresso machine. The only thing I would require is access to the repair parts.

Once these units are made obsolete they may release the manuals. It depends on whether they are still bringing in repairs to their authorized centers.

In a nutshell they are not letting go if it makes them money, or they might not even have one. That would depend on if they have guys like me doing the repairs.


Let me know,if needed further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!

Posted on May 21, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Water dispensing from stem wand instead or brew nozzles


Overfill problem, could be leaky inlet valve or manual fill lever stuck partly on. Franko (ems.coffee768@gmail.com )

Jan 03, 2014 | Saeco Talea Touch Plus Espresso Machine

1 Answer

No hot water or steam from wand.


If steam wand is not blocked then the problem is on the inside of the machine, try descaling the machine that might clear the blockage in the steam line.

Nov 28, 2009 | Gaggia Titanium Espresso Machine

1 Answer

Water ends up in the tray


Have you checked the brew group screen? I am assuming that this is a super automatic machine, and by pressing a button it grinds and brews? If yes then the only other problem would be in the brew unit.

Jul 25, 2009 | DeLonghi EAM3400 Espresso Machine

1 Answer

Steam comes from wand when set to dispense water.


Check the connection to the boiler from the pump, there is no water going to the boiler. Try this test, remove the brew unit you will see a white plastic valve behind it, carefully lift the small lever on the valve(HOT WATER), if water sprays, then the problen is at the brew unit, if no water then the boiler inlet or outlet is clogged.

Jul 01, 2009 | Saeco Magic De Luxe Espresso Machine

1 Answer

Dispensing Failed- Saeco Talea Ring Plus


Try adjusting the grind four numbers coarser and brew a coffee, if you are getting the same result then the brew unit is clogged and the screen needs to be cleaned.

Jun 20, 2009 | Saeco Talea Touch 14-Cup Coffee Maker

1 Answer

No Coffee dispenses


That is exactly what I would've suggested, the brew unit is clogged. remove brew unit and try to blow through the top, if you get through then check the bottom. One of the chambers must be clogged. Another question is the coffee extract wet or dry grounds?
If wet then the block is on the top, if dry it ids on the bottom.

Feb 28, 2009 | Saeco Vienna De Luxe Espresso Machine

1 Answer

Saeco Royal Digital Not brewing Coffee


Hi,

If you try to make a cup of coffee, hold the button to see if there will comes some coffee, it can be the memory that have loose the settings. If so you have to program the machine again.

Best regards
/Mirran

Oct 13, 2008 | Saeco Royal Digital Plus Coffee...

Not finding what you are looking for?

Open Questions:

See all DeLonghi EAM3400 Espresso Machine Questions

DeLonghi EAM3400 Espresso Machine Logo

Related Topics:

42 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top DeLonghi Coffee Makers & Espresso Machines Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Henry  Thomas
Henry Thomas

Level 3 Expert

1074 Answers

Shehu Pro
Shehu Pro

Level 3 Expert

1284 Answers

Are you a DeLonghi Coffee Maker and Espresso Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...